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Job Type
Pastoral Leadership
Contract Type
Part Time
Contract Term
Start Date
Scale E, Pt 7-11, 10.60 - 11.47/hour. Approx 14,133- 15,298/year
Closing Date

Pastoral Support and Attendance Officer

Clenchwarton Primary School


We are looking for a forward thinking, friendly, reliable and caring person to join our team working across three primary schools ( Clenchwarton, West Lynn & Walpole Cross Keys) providing pastoral support to our pupils and their families and also promoting excellent attendance and reducing levels of absence within the schools. You will also be required to be one of our safeguarding leads. A cheerful and outgoing nature is required as well as a genuine desire to work well alongside colleagues.
This is a wonderful opportunity to become part of a committed team who are passionate about widening opportunities for all children.
We can offer:
Children who are keen to learn and fantastic to work with
Strong leadership and management
A supportive team and working environment
Enthusiastic and supportive parents
Great professional development opportunities
The support of working with other schools in our trust

We are seeking someone who:
enjoys working with children and listens to their needs
is patient, calm, caring and flexible in approach
has a positive outlook, a sense of humour and works well in a team
is able to be proactive, supportive and organised
Is able to work well with children and parents in order to get the best outcome for everyone


Clenchwarton, West Lynn and Walpole Cross Keys Primary school is committed to safeguarding and promoting the welfare of children and young people and expects all staff and volunteers to share this commitment. Appointments are subject to satisfactory references and an enhanced DBS check with barred list.
The post is exempt from the Rehabilitation of Offenders Act 1974 but Exceptions Order may apply.



How to Apply

 We encourage visits to our school for you to see our facilities and talk to the children about our school. For further information please contact or call 01553 773393.

For a job description, person specification and application form please see additional documents

To apply please complete the application form, see the application guidance notes for more information and email this to:
Alternatively post your application to the HR Department, West Norfolk Academies Trust, c/o Springwood High School, Queensway, King's Lynn, Norfolk, PE30 4AW.

Applications to be received by 11/07/2022 with interviews taking place shortly afterwards
We reserve the right to close this vacancy earlier if a viable field is met prior to the published closing date. Please send your application to be received asap as interviews will be held as soon as we have a viable field.



Closing Date for Applications: 11-Jul-2022

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Employer Information

Employer Type
Primary schools
Joanne Borley
Age Range
139 Main Road
Kings Lynn, Norfolk
PE34 4DT
01553 775035
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Clenchwarton Primary School

A primary school of West Norfolk Academies Trust

Clenchwarton Primary School is a one form entry school with about 200 children split into seven classes. We believe all children in our school are entitled to a secure and happy environment, in which they are encouraged to become independent, considerate to others and to make the most of their abilities.
The children at Clenchwarton are well behaved, hardworking and report that they really enjoy coming to school. They also report how well cared for they feel by our wonderful team of teachers, teaching assistants and support staff, who are also well behaved and hardworking!
At Clenchwarton we believe we have a responsibility to provide our pupils with high quality teaching which enthuses and engages them in all subjects so that they reach the highest standards possible.
The school is well supported by dedicated staff, a strong governing body and an active PTA. The enthusiastic people in all of these groups, ensure that the school is involved in events in the wider community too. Pupils benefit from visiting theatre groups, storytellers, sports' coaches and artists.